Coronavirus Update as of 18th March 2020

As of 9 AM today, there has been a total of 56,221 cases of Coronavirus in the UK. Out of this number, there has been 53,595 negative cases and 2,626 positive.

The latest confirmed number of deaths will be announced later today, please visit or alternatively (@DHSCgovuk) for the latest updates and figures. Their digital dashboard will also be updated later today.